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GATEPIERS AND WALLS ALONG STREET AT KING'S COLLEGE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GATEPIERS AND WALLS ALONG STREET AT KING'S COLLEGE

List entry Number: 1059966

Location

GATEPIERS AND WALLS ALONG STREET AT KING'S COLLEGE, SOUTH ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Jul-1975

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 269884

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SOUTH ROAD 1. 5365 (East Side) Gatepiers and walls along street at King's College ST 2324 SW 7/358A II GV 2. Contemporary with the main school buildings of 1867-9. One pair of tall gatepiers at main north entrance to school grounds, Rubble with ashlar dressings, Steeply pitched tops with finial motif, recessed cusped detail to triangular outer faces. Decorative shafts through a stringcourse to the corners of main piers. The wall sweeps out to left and right from each gatepier, The wall is approximately 2 ft high with taller divisions at regular intervals. Sandstone rubble with ashlar cappings. King's College and gatepiers and walls form a group.

Listing NGR: ST2345623907

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National Grid Reference: ST2345623907

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